Camp Chippewa (Christie Conservation Area)

Ages 8-13

Female canoe campers

Canoe Camp is a specialty camp at Camp Chippewa for campers who want to specialize in developing canoeing skills as part of their camp experience. Instructors create fun activities that emphasize safety and the fundamentals of canoeing. Campers will also have the opportunity to participate in traditional camp activities. Children must wear a life jacket while in the canoe. Campers will receive a skill assessment at the end of the week.

Staff to camp ratio is 1:10

Bussing provided.

Cost for ages 8-13: $202 per week / $162 per week (Weeks 1 & 6)




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